Share this Job
Apply now »

Environment Health and Safety (EHS) Coordinator

Location: 

Trail, BC, CA

Closing Date:  January 29, 2021

Reporting to the Section Leader, Administration & Operations Support, the Environment Health and Safety (EHS) Coordinator will be responsible for developing and maintaining the EHS program for Technical Services, Trail (TST) and managing major facility improvement projects. As a Technical Services, Processing team member, the incumbent will also provide support to the Technical Services, Richmond (TSR) safety department as required.

Responsibilities:

  • Be a courageous safety leader, adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures
  • Adhere to and sponsor safety and environmental rules and procedures, be a courageous safety leader
  • Lead hazard-risk assessments and investigate EH&S incidents, unsafe work conditions and injury reports. Initiates corrective actions as required. Specifies appropriate control measures to reduce EH&S risks with projects at Technical Services Trail (TST) and Technical Services Richmond (TSR) and off-site
  • Ensure employees comply with EH&S program responsibilities by performing regular system audits and initiating corrective actions as required. Lead internal EH&S audits at TST/TSR
  • Effectively monitor and measure the effectiveness of the EH&S system through leading indicators so that any measured system gaps can be closed through appropriate control measures, addressing or reversing a negative trend before it may result in injury, damage or loss.
  • Organize and/or deliver EH&S crew talks and training courses for new employees, technologists, project leaders and management. Mentor employees to increase participation and compliance with the EH&S program
  • Contribute to the maintenance of a safe workplace by regularly inspecting work areas, reporting on practices and conditions found and following up on issues identified, including advising and supporting management in implementing and maintaining safe working practices
  • Development and management of effective H&S and environmental programs to ensure permitting and regulatory reporting is completed
  • Manage major construction and renovation projects required to upgrade the TST building and facilities. Support TST professionals in defining the scope of work, schedule and budget for these projects. Support the Building/Store technician with coordination of external contractors and Trail Ops tradespersons during construction. Control costs and manage schedule during project execution and manage 3rd party hygiene support
  • Project Coordination experience and experience with Trail Operations system considered to be an asset

Qualifications:

  • College Diploma or University Degree in Occupational Health & Safety, relevant academic background or equivalent years of relevant industrial experience or;
  • Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) designation or currently pursuing is an asset
  • Must have at least 3 years of Health and Safety work experience in an industrial environment
  • Demonstrated leadership and passion for health and safety
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented with strong analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proficient with MS Office
  • Proficient in Siteline
  • Experience with HAZOP and various Risk Assessment methodologies
  • Critical skills needed include system management, auditing, project management, training and influencing others.

At Teck, we value diversity. Our teams work collaboratively and respect each person’s unique perspective and contribution.

Qualified applicants interested in joining a dynamic team are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter electronically.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Your application to this posting is deemed to be your consent to the collection, use and necessary disclosure of personal information for the purposes of recruitment. Teck respects the privacy of all applicants and the confidentiality of personal information.

Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible mining, and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, steelmaking coal, zinc and energy. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, its shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TECK.A and TECK.B and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TECK.

The pursuit of sustainability guides Teck’s approach to business. Teck is building partnerships and capacity to confront sustainability challenges within the regions in which it operates and at the global level. In 2018, Teck was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) for the ninth straight year, indicating that Teck’s sustainability practices rank in the top 10 percent of the world’s 2,500 largest public companies in the S&P Global Broad Market Index.

Learn more about Teck at www.teck.com or follow @TeckResources.


Job Segment: Medical, Safety, Environmental Health & Safety, Law, Healthcare, Service, Legal, Mining

Apply now »